LAWRENCE — More than 800 students, faculty, staff, and guests attended KU’s 22nd annual Undergraduate Research Symposium on April 27 to hear student presenters share the results of their research and creative projects. The event took place in the Kansas Union and the Commons, where over 300 students from across campus presented their projects.
“We were impressed by the number of students who chose to share their research and creative endeavors with the campus and community at the Undergraduate Research Symposium this year, as well as the quality of the work they were presenting,” said Alison Olcott, director of the Center for Undergraduate Research and associate professor of geology.
Student presenters prepared for the symposium by attending workshops with staff from the Center for Undergraduate Research and working closely with their research mentors to refine their oral presentations, poster presentations and artist’s talks. KU’s Undergraduate Research Symposium is sponsored by the Center for Undergraduate Research and the KU Office of Research... Read more